Speakers Mr. Allan Kilavuka
Mr. Allan Kilavuka

Mr. Kilavuka is the Group Managing Director of Kenya Airways. He’s also a Non-Executive Board Member of the Kenya Airways subsidiary, the regional operator Jambojet. He was recently appointed to the International Air Transport Association board of governors on an interim basis.

With over 23 years’ experience in leadership and management and an extensive knowledge and experience in the Africa business environment, Allan has proven success in new organization set ups, change management, financial planning, integrations, process improvement and company compliance and responsible strategic leadership.

Allan is the former Managing Director at JamboJet Ltd. He started his career in audit, accounting, and advisory at Deloitee. He later joined GE as the Africa share service leader and held various senior leadership roles in GE businesses and other corporates in Kenya and South Africa.

He has a Bachelor’s of Commerce Degree from the University of Nairobi and holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Psychology from the University of Liverpool. He has trained at GE’s world class Crotonville Leadership Institute in New York, USA in Executive Leadership, Advanced Management and Financial Management.